PSYCHOMOTOR DISORDER By Nugent, Pam M.S. - April 28, 2013 A disruption in psychological control of movement. Also, a disorder of movement brought on by psychological factors such as stress, depression or a manic episode. PSYCHOMOTOR DISORDER: "Psychomotor disorder could be exemplified by seizures or hyperactivity." Related Psychology Terms MIXED EPISODE MAJOR DEPRESSIVE DISORDER UNIPOLAR MANIA PSYCHOCUTANEOUS DISORDER POSTSCHIZOPHRENIC DEPRESSION REACTIVE DEPRESSION DISORDER UNIPOLAR DEPRESSION PSYCHOGENIC HYPERSOMNIA PUERPERAL DISORDER Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "PSYCHOMOTOR DISORDER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/psychomotor-disorder/ (accessed October 20, 2018).